Who we are

We are KontemporaryArt Gallery, online commercial art gallery in Toronto,ON, and our website address is: https://kontemporaryart.com.

Privacy policy

What information do we collect about you?

We collect your contact details when you sign up and join our mailing list.

This personal data may include:

  • Contact details
  • Biographical information
  • Supporter status which may include reports or briefings, indicators of your interest in giving, due diligence analysis
  • Records of communications, meetings and marketing activities by KontemporaryArt Gallery.

Depending on your settings or the privacy policies for social media and messaging services like Facebook, Instagram or Twitter, you might give us permission to access information from those accounts or services.

Cookies & Analytics

Cookies are small data files that a website can transfer to an individual’s computer hard drive for record keeping. Cookies can make websites easier to use by storing information about your preferences on a particular website. The information may remain on your computer after the internet session finishes and you leave the website but you can delete them using some browsers, manually or using system utilities. Most internet browsers are pre-set to accept cookies.

If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by the KontemporaryArt Gallery website, or any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how.

Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will also find details on how to delete cookies from your computer as well as more general information about cookies. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you will need to refer to your handset manual. For more information on cookies and their uses, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

We use Google Analytics and Mailchimp to collect information about how our visitors use and navigate our website. We may use this information to report to analyze usage of the KontemporaryArt Gallery website so that we can continually work to improve the user experience. The cookies collect information such as the number of visitors to the site, which pages they visited and whereabouts they came to the site from. This information is anonymous and cannot be used to identify you personally.

KontemporaryArt Gallery is responsible for the protection of your data at all times.

How we use your information

Whether you are a client of us or have given your consent for us to contact you, we will send you news, invitations and information about our exhibitions, events, and activities as well as occasional news about our artists. We communicate by email and occasionally by post. Any information you choose to provide us with will be treated confidentially and is never shared with or sold to third parties. You can choose to change your preferences or unsubscribe from any of our communications at any point by clicking the unsubscribe link in our newsletter, by emailing marco@kontemporaryart.com.com or by calling 1-416-953-2633.

We may process personal data because it is in our legitimate interests to do so. This helps us make appropriate requests to supporters who may be able and willing to give more than they already do. For example, we may use your personal information, geographic, demographic and other information to better understand your interests and preferences. This helps us tailor our communications to you so they are personal, relevant and timely. We may also use publicly available information about you from sources such as online and social media sources (for instance, LinkedIn, Facebook or published articles).

How we protect information about you

We keep your data safe on MailChimp servers and Google Analytics.

Your information is accessible only to appropriately trained staff. We never share your personal information with other third parties.

How can I access the information you hold about me?

You have the right to request a copy of the information we hold about you. We accept requests by post only with proof of identity so we can ensure that we provide data to the right person. For both these requests, please contact Marco Rosada 2288A Kingston Road, Scarborough, ON, M1N1T9, Canada.

We want to make sure that your personal information is accurate and up to date. You may ask us to correct or remove information you think is inaccurate, or you may ask us to stop using your personal data altogether.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time. Any changes we may make to our privacy notice in the future will be posted on this page and, if there are any significant changes we will contact you directly.

How to contact us

Please contact us if you have questions about our Privacy Policy or information we hold about you by emailing marco@kontemporaryart.com or by writing to KontemporaryArt Gallery, 2288A Kingston Road, Scarborough, ON, M1N1T9, Canada.

Last updated: May 2018